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Attica Zoological Park

Local Tip You will have a great time just strolling around. Most enclosures offer a good view of the animals. Dolphine show is a must see.

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Asian Spa - Filothei

Local Tip Currently The Asian Spa group operates nine spa outlets, two in Athens,two on Santorini, one on Spetses, three on the Ionian island of Corfu and one in Thessaloniki.

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Stelios Ramfos-  Dream Interpretation

Stelios Ramfos- Dream Interpretation

28 Jan

In this series of 15 lectures Stelios Beak interprets dreams of late antiquity and the Byzantine era. The objective is to find the core of the imaginary, who are interested in understanding the vital modern Greek psyche.   Lecture Dates: Wednesday 1, 8, 15, 22, 29/10/2014 5, 12, 19, 26/11/2014 3, 10, 17/12/2014 14, 21, 28/01/2015... more »

Persa Stamatopoulou - Silence

Persa Stamatopoulou - Silence

28 Jan - 31 Jan

Persa Stamatopoulou, a choreographer who has been breaking new ground in contemporary Greek dance for two decades now, presents her latest work, Silence, along with the company she heads. The choreographer perceives silence as release and asks herself this: why do people fall silent? Have they suffered some sort of shock? Do they withdraw for... more »

Michalis Katzourakis at the Benaki Museum

Michalis Katzourakis at the Benaki Museum

29 Jan - 5 Apr

Benaki Museum hosts at its Peiraios Street Annexe Michalis Katzourakis’ exhibition entitled “Variations 1954 – 2014”. The exhibition will be held from January 29, 2015 to April 5, 2015. Michalis Katzourakis has been exploring the trace left by man on the urban environment for the last sixty years. In the exhibition “Variations”... more »

Tom Sawyer

Tom Sawyer

31 Jan - 1 Feb

Tom Sawyer is a charming hero and represents the carefree childhood and mischief, but also the innocence and integrity childhood. Tom lying to cover up one mess or damage, but he says the truth when it requires fairness, openness and honesty. Hero of Tom Sawyer is Robin Hood. Tickets from 10 euro. Starring: Dimitris Kouroubalis, Petros... more »

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New Hotel

New Hotel is the Design Property of the Year 2012 in Athens. The new deluxe design property opened in Athens on the 1st of July 2011 is a member of the Yes!Hotels group. more »

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Athens Photos

Changing of the Guards at Syntagma Square

Changing of the Guards at Syntagma Square

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Sunset at Sounio, by Atzokas www. flickr.com

Athens by Night source Athens Convention Bureau

Athens by Night source Athens Convention Bureau

Fresh Fish Market

Fresh Fish Market

Priests Seating at Dionysus Theatre

Priests Seating at Dionysus Theatre

Athens Gastronomy source Athens Convention Bureau

Athens Gastronomy source Athens Convention Bureau

The Karyatides, New Acropolis Museum

The Karyatides, New Acropolis Museum

Acropolis by night

Acropolis by night

The Tower of the Winds, Roman Forum

The Tower of the Winds, Roman Forum

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